A region of opportunities

Artikkelikuva: A region of opportunities

Inward investment promotion professionals from around the Baltic Sea Region and beyond were brought together by the ONE BSR’s IPA Forum 2014 in Helsinki. The event was targeted at anyone working in the field of inward investment promotion. On the latest ONE BSR Round Table Talks video, seven international professionals share their views on the Baltic Sea Region as a business environment.

From an investor’s perspective, what is special about the Baltic Sea region? Here’s a preview to the comments on the topics discussed on the ONE BSR video:

“People perceive this region to be very honest” Anne Plough, Entrepreneur & International Business Development Professional of International VC Zone

“Tradition in architecture and modern design” Frans van der Avert, CEO of Amsterdam Marketing

“Cultural crossing between west and east” Olivier Bonfils, Senior Business Advisor of Helsinki Business Hub

”Big market, big hub of innovation, stable and transparent countries” Alan Aleksandrowicz, CEO of Invest GDA

“Diversity” Kathrin Deter, blogger at Newswave & Luminoucity

“Quality. In all senses.” Agne Selemonaite, Brand Manager of Invest Lithuania

“A region of good news!” Micah Gland CEO of Helsinki Business Hub


Watch the film on Vimeo or YouTube:




Further information:

Mia Marttiini
Executive producer, Programme Director
Media project area
tel. +358 44 588 1717



The ONE BSR project (www.onebsr.eu) is an umbrella project, within the framework of the Baltic Sea Region Programme and the EU strategy for the Baltic Sea Region, for branding the Baltic Sea Region, with which various stakeholders can get attached. It aims to produce elements for the Baltic Sea Region image and identity. Forum Virium Helsinki is a partner for the ONE BSR project.

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